India proof paper

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Description

A soft, thin waterleaf paper made from bamboo fibers in China. China paper, also called India proof paper, was not the same as India paper. See China paper. NOTE: duplicate of CHina paper text so this entry turned off

Synonyms and Related Terms

China paper; Chinese paper

Sources Checked for Data in Record

  • The Dictionary of Paper, American Paper Institute, New York, Fourth Edition, 1980
  • Matt Roberts, Don Etherington, Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books: a Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington DC, 1982